Max Is Coming Back Home

Okay... so let me start from the beginning... We got 40 days old Max home on 10th April 2019 and everything was going great until, after exactly 13 days, Vishal rescued Whisky, a 10-15 day old kitten that V found outside a bakery on the side of the road while getting some pastries. Because Whisky [...]

RMFAO Buddy Read: Strange Weather by Joe Hill

First off, I'd like to share a good news that we've crossed first 500 members at RMFAO! For those of you who don't know what RMFAO is, it is a book club/group on Goodreads where book lovers from all over the world share their latest reads and reviews and participate in exciting year-long challenges and [...]

Author Interview: Kally-Jay Mkwawa

Welcome to the TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome Kally-Jay Mkwawa, author of Isidora – The Life, Mind and Memories of an African Phoenix, for an author interview. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Kally-Jay Mkwawa Kally-Jay Mkwawa (a pseudonym), is a lady of 30 years living and working in Tanzania and is the author of Isidora – The [...]

Bookstagram 101

Contrary to what most of the bloggers and vloggers suggest, I have a separate Bookstagram for my book blog, The Reading Bud. I created my Bookstagram account when it became clear to me that I might actually become an author and would need my Instagram for writing-related and personal pictures photos rather than the book-related [...]

Book Spotlight: Isidora – The Life, Mind and Memories of an African Phoenix by Kally-Jay Mkwawa

About The Book   Book Name: Isidora - The Life, Mind and Memories of an African Phoenix Author: Kally-Jay Mkwawa Publisher: L.J. Mkwawa Genre: Non-Fiction, Family & Relationships Page Count: 88 Release date: June 2018 Synopsis Spending the better part of your life being called a good listener, a weirdo, a hermit or a ‘mirror of [...]

Cover Reveal: Bitcoin For Blockheads by Tasheme Thomas

Welcome to the TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome author Tasheme Thomas, for the cover reveal of his upcoming book Bitcoin For Blockheads. Presenting the simple yet elegant cover of Bitcoin For Blockheads About The Book Bitcoin For Blockheads is a primer to the world of cryptocurrency. This book covers the history of Bitcoin, the development of [...]

Author Interview: Thomas Josef

Welcome to the TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome Thomas Josef, author of Incoming! Secrets Of A Contract Warrior In Afghanistan, for an author interview. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Thomas Josef Thomas Josef is a native of Wisconsin and a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. He hiked the epic 2,200+ mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine [...]